Margaret "Maggie" Wismer Overholt

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Margaret "Maggie" Wismer Overholt

Birthplace: Doylestown, Bucks, Pa
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Abraham Gross Overholt and Mary Bishop Overholt
Sister of Catherine "Katie" Wismer Gehman; Emma Wismer Trauger; Mary Wismer Overholt; Anna W. Bergey and Carrie Wismer Tyson
Half sister of Abraham Rittenhouse Overholt

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About Margaret "Maggie" Wismer Overholt

A Brief History of Jacob Wismer and a Complete Genealogical Family Register With Biographies of His Descendants from the Earliest Available Records to the Present Time By A J Fretz, Eli Wismer

Page xiii, 7, 8, 10, 11

I. Jacob Wismer, (...) was born in Germany about 1684, and died in Bedminster Township, Bucks Co., Pa., Feb. 4, 1787 in his one hundred and third year.


The children of Jacob and Nanny Wismer, as near in the order of birth as could be placed were: ---Jacob, Mary, Elizabeth, Joseph, Henry, Mark, Daniel, John, Christian, Nanny, Abraham.

II. Jacob Wismer,* bn. in Bucks Co., Pa., about 1721. Mrd. Margaret ---. The dates of death of himself and wife are not known. He received his portion of his father's estate in 1783. Lived in Plumstead Twp. at what is known as the burnt mill, where he followed the occupation of miller. Children: Abraham, Isaac, Anna, Mary, Elizabeth, Jacob, Mary, Barbara, Hannah, Margaret.

III. Rev. Abraham Wismer, bn. in Bucks Co., Aug. 21, 1746. Mrd. ---. He was familiarly known as Abraham Wismer, the "long-beard." Children: Barbara, Margaret, Elizabeth, Hannah, Magdalena.

IV. Margaret Wismer, bn.—. Mrd. Abraham Overholt.—. Children: Jacob, Abraham, Isaac, Henry.

V. Abraham Overholt, bn.—. Mrd. Magdalena Gross,—. Children: Joseph, Mary, Rebecca, Henry, Susanna, Isaac, Abraham.

VI. Abraham G. Overholt, born—. Mrd. Mary, daughter of Abraham Wismer, Sen., Feb. 13, 1875. P. O., Doylestown, Pa. Carpenter. Menn. Children:

VII. Maggie Overholt, bn. Nov. 11, 1879.

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November 11, 1879
Doylestown, Bucks, Pa